Swimming Completes Day One At ECAC Championships

Feb. 16, 2007

Boston, Mass. - The Loyola men's and women's swimming and diving teams completed Day One of the ECAC Championships in Boston, Mass. with three championship finalists and Top-10 standings on each side.

The Greyhound women shared a majority of Loyola's Day One success with Melissa White and Victoria Kamauff collecting finalist points in the 200-yard IM. White finished seventh in 2:14.31, while Kamauff took eighth in 2:15.35.

In the freestyle events, freshman Megan Royer was a consolation finalist in the 50 Free (25.33), and junior Megen Hadley picked up consolation finalist points in the 500 Free (5:12.89).

On the men's side, senior Ryan Reeser earned three points with his 14th-place showing in the 50 Free. Reeser swam a time of 21.80 in the event.

Day Two begins with preliminaries on Saturday morning and concludes with 14 more event finals in the evening.

Day One Women's ECAC Standings1. Marist College Swimming/Diving    1102. TowsonUniversity                   883. Rider University                   834. Harvard University                 675. University of Vermont              626. Loyola College                     597. University of Pennsylvania         268. Yale University                    259. Fairfield University               2410. Columbia University Swimming       2311. University of Maine                2212. Manhattan College                  10 13. Binghamton University8

Day One Men's ECAC Standings1. Harvard University 1362. Marist College 1223. Columbia University 1054. Binghamton University 934. Yale University 936. Rider University 777. Johns Hopkins University 618. University of Pennsylvania 499. Iona College 3110. Loyola College 2911. Boston University 2012. University of Massachusetts 1713. Brandeis University 1414. Fairfield University 1214. Saint Peter's College 1216. Niagara University 1017. University of Maine 9